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Leo Apotheker New HP CEO

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Leo Apotheker New HP CEO – Hewlett-Packard Co. has named former SAP CEO Leo Apotheker as its new chief executive and chairman, on Thursday.

Apotheker replaces Mark Hurd, who was fired on Aug. 6 by presenting inaccurate expense reports related to a contractor.

The statement issued on the matter, read Apotheker “transformed R&D and technology platforms and expanded business models and customer segments.”

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HP’s board also named Ray Lane as non-executive chairman. Lane is the managing partner of the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.

Both appointments will be effective on November 1st.

What are your thoughts on the new direction that HP seems to be taking?

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